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Carroll, Joseph 1949-

Overview
Works: 158 works in 315 publications in 1 language and 5,818 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Juvenile works  Biography  Handbooks and manuals  Popular works  Autographs  Comic books, strips, etc  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Performer
Classifications: QH365, 576.82
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joseph Carroll
The cultural theory of Matthew Arnold by Joseph Carroll( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wallace Stevens' supreme fiction : a new romanticism by Joseph Carroll( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution and literary theory by Joseph Carroll( Book )

10 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the past two decades, poststructuralism in its myriad forms has come to dominate literary criticism to the exclusion of virtually any other point of view. Few scholars have escaped the coercive authority of its programmatic radicalism. In Evolution and Literary Theory, Joseph Carroll vigorously attacks the foundational principles of poststructuralism and offers in their stead a bold new theory that situates literary criticism within the matrix of evolutionary theory
Literary Darwinism : evolution, human nature, and literature by Joseph Carroll( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this title, Carroll presents a comprehensive survey of this new movement with a collection of his most important previously published work, along with three new essays
Reading human nature : literary Darwinism in theory and practice by Joseph Carroll( Book )

13 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution, literature, and film : a reader( Book )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring thirty-nine essential essays by pioneering scholars, scientists, and critics, "Evolution, Literature, and Film" opens with an introduction to the principles of evolution, with essays from Charles Darwin on the logic of natural selection, Richard Dawkins on the genetic revolution of modern evolutionary theory, Edward O. Wilson on the unity of knowledge, Steven Pinker on the transformation of psychology into an explanatory science, and David Sloan Wilson on the integration of evolutionary theory into cultural critique. Later sections include essays on the adaptive function of the arts, discussions of evolutionary literary theory and film theory, interpretive commentaries on specific works of literature and film, and analyses using empirical methods to explore literary problems." --Publisher description
On the origin of species by Charles Darwin( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species, in which he writes of his theories of evolution by natural selection, is one of the most important works of scientific study ever published. This unabridged edition also includes a rich selection of primary source material: substantial selections from Darwin's other works (Autobiography, notebooks, letters, Voyage of the Beagle, and The Descent of Man) and selections from Darwin's sources and contemporaries (excerpts from Genesis, Paley, Lamarck, Spencer, Lyell, Malthus, Huxley, and Wallace)."--Jacket
Graphing Jane Austen : the evolutionary basis of literary meaning by Joseph Carroll( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book helps to bridge the gap between science and literary scholarship. Building on findings in the evolutionary human sciences, the authors construct a model of human nature in order to illuminate the evolved psychology that shapes the organization of characters in nineteenth-century British novels, from Jane Austen to E.M. Forster
The perfect home : living in style by Joseph Carroll( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of furniture available from selected companies
Darwin's bridge : uniting the humanities and sciences( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In its modern usage, the term "consilience" was first established by Edward O. Wilson in his 1998 book, Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge. Wilson's original thesis contained two parts: that nature forms a unitary order of causal forces, hierarchically organized, and that scientific knowledge, because it delineates nature, also forms a unitary order, promising consensus among diverse fields. Bringing together cutting-edge scientists and scholars across this range, Darwin's Bridge gives an expert account of consilience and makes it possible to see how far we have come toward unifying knowledge about the human species, what major issues are still in contention, and which areas of research are likely to produce further progress. Readers will be delighted as they, along with the work's contributing authors, explore the deeper meaning of consilience and consider the harmony of human evolution, human nature, social dynamics, art, and narrative
The perfect home : best of style by Joseph Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect home : celebrity designer collections by Joseph Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science detective beginning : higher-order thinking, reading, writing in science by Stephen David Fischer( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lessons covered are organized around National Science Education Standards and are designed to improve student skills in science, critical thinking, reading and writing
Our missionary life in India : inscribed to beginners by Joseph Carroll( Book )

5 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A development environment for large natural language grammars by Joseph Carroll( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract: "The Grammar Development Environment (GDE) is a powerful software tool designed to help a linguist or grammarian experiment with and develop large Natural Language grammars. (However, it is also being used to help teach students on courses in Linguistics and Computational Linguistics). This report describes the grammatical formalism employed by the GDE, and contains detailed instructions on how to use the system. The GDE is implemented in Common Lisp; the source code is available as part of the 'Alvey Natural Language Tools' from the University of Edinburgh Artificial Intelligence Applications Institute."
The Alvey natural language tools grammar by Claire Grover( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract: "This report provides a detailed description of the fourth and final funded release of the ANLT grammar. It includes a description of both the syntactic and semantic components of the grammar, the ANLT grammar formalism and metagrammar compilation process, and a listing of the complete grammar. It provides some background and explanation for the syntactic and semantic frameworks adopted and pointers to relevant literature. It ends with an assessment of the adequacy and coverage of the fourth grammar and of possible areas for further work."
Generalised probabilistic LR parsing of natural language (corpora) with unification-based grammars by E. J Briscoe( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of workshop on robust parsing and eighth summer school in logic, language and information by Joseph Carroll( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystery of faith. The sacrific of the church by Maurice de La Taille( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This translation was made substantially from the second edition published in 1923, but with additions and emendations from the third edition published in 1929 "--Trenslator's note
Cover of darkness : a novel by Joseph Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Evolution and literary theory
Alternative Names
Joseph Carroll American literary theorist

Languages
English (134)

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Literary Darwinism : evolution, human nature, and literatureReading human nature : literary Darwinism in theory and practiceEvolution, literature, and film : a readerOn the origin of speciesThe perfect home : living in styleThe perfect home : best of styleThe perfect home : celebrity designer collectionsScience detective beginning : higher-order thinking, reading, writing in science